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Ballots and bullets : the elusive democratic peace, Joanne Gowa

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Ballots and bullets : the elusive democratic peace
Title
Ballots and bullets
Title remainder
the elusive democratic peace
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Joanne Gowa
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Language
eng
Summary
There is a widespread belief, among both political scientists and government policymakers, that "democracies don't fight each other." Here Joanne Gowa challenges that belief. In a thorough, systematic critique, she shows that, while democracies were less likely than other states to engage each other in armed conflicts between 1945 and 1980, they were just as likely to do so as were other states before 1914. Thus, no reason exists to believe that a democratic peace will survive the end of the Cold War. Since U.S. foreign policy is currently directed toward promoting democracy abroad, Gowa's fi
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
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Ballots and bullets : the elusive democratic peace, Joanne Gowa
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Ballots and bullets : the elusive democratic peace, Joanne Gowa
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7shjf
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"Published under the auspices of the Center of International Studies"--Title page verso
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-128) and index
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multicolored
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1st pbk. print.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 136 pages)
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online
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9781400811823
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
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remote

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